Amazed by the world, willing to improve it
Making experiences
From concept to smallest detail
Creative solutions
User-centered design
Connect people with concepts
Adding a different perspective
Create structure in the creative chaos
Push the limits and discover
Attention to detail
Learn, explore, look and find
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Rodrigo M.
Weinbaum

Junior Architect

Crazy in love with creativity and good ideas; Working hard to help those ideas become true. From my point of view, architecture is about the way we experience places. It´s about the context in which our lives develop. As an architect, I like experimenting with concepts, mixing, twisting and simplifying them. Connecting the dots towards a final simple solution. Always trying to identify the major threats of the assignment to turn them into the greatest features of the project. In conjunction with design, I find in painting my passion, a world where I can feel, discover and express myself.

Bram
Dijkstra

Technical Designer

Hello, I am Bram.

Maarten
Filius

Architect

In a time of extreme fast developments, increasing mobility and digitalized communication, people are looking for places to slow down. Places which connect you to the time and location of the moment, where the local character and atmosphere can be experienced. Places where people connect and get out of their daily rush and habits. I believe with architecture we can provide people these places. Finding the trigger to connect people with their environment is my focus.

Kris
Schouten

Assistant Designer

Architects use all kinds of components, such as the context, the user, aesthetics and emotion to tell a story. My educational background illustrates my values during a design process. My bachelor at the art academy provided me all the freedom to develop concepts, to think ‘out of the box’ and be creative. My master degree at the technical university exposed the more practical and technical side; how to actually build the design. I like to combine both expertises and challenge myself to develop and translate the concept to the smallest details in the design. The ability to tell a story and thereby inspire people is what I love to do every day.

Keshia
Groenendaal

Interior Architect

As an inquisitive and motivated person, I try to look for creative solutions by making conscious choices with the focus on developing ideas by doing research. I have a strong affinity for materials. In my projects I try to look for the right use of materials that suits on various aspects; budget, look&feel, sustainability and use.

Liset
Oosterhof

Junior Interior Architect

I’m always fascinated by how people behave differently in different spaces and how we experience the world through our senses. The time we spend inside a space needs to properly fit the human needs and the desires at that specific moment. This means creating strong concepts for adaptive environments. Interior spaces should feel comfortable and make sense for the people who live in them.

Mark
Halbmeijer

Partner

Suprising people, asking the unconvenient questions, being the catalyst in design processes is my daily business. Creating concepts for places, so shared interests and ambitions are strenghtning eachother. My background and education in creative project development makes me a tourist in the architectural world. It enables me to think from a new role to create concepts which are truly integral. Rediscover the traditions of architects. Starting in my younger years family and friends encouraged me to exploit my sketching abilities. In my current role as concept developer, I use it to map and structure clients and users minds. A small sketch says more then thousand words.

Romana
Stanco

Junior Concept Developer

From a young age, I always had an interest in both interior design and far away cultures. The latter led me to study human geography. It learnt me to look at the world from a bigger perspective by every time looking through different glasses. A few years later and with other building related work experience behind me, I decided that I finally wanted to add to that my love for interior design. Working at Apto gives me the opportunity to do so and I hope that, with my non-architectural background, I can bring a different perspective to the table.

Daniëlle
Rietveld

Finance / HR / Management Assistant

When I started working at APTO it was my job to create order in the creative chaos: enable people to do their work. Nowadays I focus on the financial and HR part of APTO, but also still support the management in every possible way. The enthusiasm for new ideas by my colleagues and their dedication to realize them, motivates me to keep innovating our office and work systems.

Milan
Bergh

Partner

Marta
Del Rincon Yohn

Lisanne
Hoekstra

Junior Interior Architect

As a designer I am constantly looking for ways to improve the spaces and objects that we use in our everyday life. Ever since I can remember I have asked myself why things are designed the way they are and how they are made. Naturally the next question I asked myself is: how can I improve our (designed) environment. At APTO we have the great opportunity to really think about these questions. Not only by creating concepts that connect people with spaces but also by thinking about the implementation of these concepts by doing research and sharing ideas. I like to pay close attention to details because I have a strong believe that details can make or break a design. It is important to really think about the usage of materials and the way they can improve our environment. In that way we can create designs that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also user-, and environmental friendly.

Kasia
Knapinska

Junior Architect

The opportunity to learn is a great privilege. It is also an obligation if you truly want to exploit your potential. In APTO learning is one of the most important elements in the process of designing. From doing research about a project location, through finding new materials and ecological solutions till brainstorming with our team - we learn, we explore, we look and we find. Constant exchange of ideas in our melting pot of different cultures, backgrounds and education systems creates a perfect environment for personal development and that is why I go to APTO every day.

Henry
Pulido Garzon

Technical Designer

What role does a corner play in the human condition? We have to design in a way that every corner of a building can be a particular place, a small space where the user likes to rejoice, relax, rest, live and above all to, it is a place that allows us to be ourselves. A place for imagination, to order our thoughts, to project our life, It is a intimacy space, just to define…who I am? And who do I want to be? In any context, spaces to share, to be creative and happy. Always centered in the human experience.

join the team

Apto Architects is a platform for talent. We believe you should do what you love or are passionate about. Do you like our designs and can't wait to contribute to our work? We are always looking for enthusiastic people to join our team.

Internship (May 2019)

Do you share our ambition and want to contribute to our projects? 

We are looking for interns who:

  • Are studying architecture, construction, interior design or real estate (note that you actually need to be registered at an university or have a scholarship)
  • Are available for a minimum of 6 months
  • Are able to start in April 2019
  • Have skills in Revit and Rhinoceros. 3DSMax is an asset.
  • Have experience with team work and operating independent
  • Have skills in Adobe Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Are fluent in English. Fluent Dutch is an asset.
  • Are living near Amsterdam. Living in Amsterdam is an asset.

As an intern at APTO you will be working in one of our teams on varying projects doing design work from concept phase to realisation. The teams we work in are: interior, architecture and concepts. Please let us know in your application which team would suit you the most.

APTO believes in team members which take responsibility over their work and can fulfill this independently. We build our team from passionate people and will give you the opportunity to discover your full potential. What would that full potential be? What are your goals during this internship? Don’t hesitate to share your ambitions in your application.

Please email your CV and portfolio of your work to hr@apto.nl . Please note: by sending your application you automatically agree with APTO saving your personal data in our application database. 

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.

Apply

Internship (september 2019)

Do you share our ambition and want to contribute to our projects? 

We are looking for interns who:

  • Are studying architecture, construction, interior design or real estate (note that you actually need to be registered at an university or have a scholarship)
  • Are available for a minimum of 6 months
  • Are able to start in April 2019
  • Have skills in Revit and Rhinoceros. 3DSMax is an asset.
  • Have experience with team work and operating independent
  • Have skills in Adobe Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Are fluent in English. Fluent Dutch is an asset.
  • Are living near Amsterdam. Living in Amsterdam is an asset.

As an intern at APTO you will be working in one of our teams on varying projects doing design work from concept phase to realisation. The teams we work in are: interior, architecture and concepts. Please let us know in your application which team would suit you the most.

APTO believes in team members which take responsibility over their work and can fulfill this independently. We build our team from passionate people and will give you the opportunity to discover your full potential. What would that full potential be? What are your goals during this internship? Don’t hesitate to share your ambitions in your application.

Please email your CV and portfolio of your work to hr@apto.nl . Please note: by sending your application you automatically agree with APTO saving your personal data in our application database. 

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.

Apply

Senior Interior Architect

Ben jij iemand die het aandurft om de klant uit te dagen en grenzen opzoekt in de wereld van interieur architectuur? Wil jij in onze projecten de grote lijnen uitzetten en de nieuwe standaard zetten in hospitality en werkomgevingen? Heb jij een bak aan ervaring in het realiseren van projecten? Dan is APTO op zoek naar jou!

Wij bieden je een kans om je eigen vrijheid te creëren! APTO is op zoek naar een architect met passie voor interieur. Wij zoeken iemand die vanuit een concept een ontwerp verder kan brengen. Iemand die kan anticiperen op budget, planning en haalbaarheid en tegelijk het concept kan bewaken. Een topper in communicatie, een problem-solver en een team-player. Niet stylen, maar ruimte maken en vanuit maakbaarheid het onmogelijke mogelijk maken.

Denken vanuit de gebruiker en functionaliteit en zoeken naar meerwaarde voor de klant is key in deze rol.

En dit is belangrijk voor ons:

  • Schets skills
  • Een papiertje (relevant HBO/WO diploma in architectuur /bouw)
  • 5 jaar ervaring waarvan 2 jaar in een leidinggevende rol
  • Goede beheersing van Revit en Adobe Suite
  • Ervaring met planning, offertes en budgettering
  • Woonachtig in Amsterdam of nabije omgeving is een pré

Graag ontvangen wij jouw CV en portfolio via hr@apto.nl . Door jouw sollicitatie te versturen ga je automatisch akkoord met het bewaren van jouw persoonlijke gegevens in de sollicitanten database van APTO. 

Acquisitie op basis van deze vacature wordt niet gewaardeerd


Apply

SEnior Architect

Ben jij iemand die het aandurft om de klant uit te dagen en de grenzen opzoekt in de wereld van architectuur? Wil jij in onze projecten de grote lijnen uitzetten en de nieuwe standaard zetten in transformaties, kantoren, hotels en woningbouw? Heb jij een bak aan ervaring in het realiseren van projecten? Dan is APTO op zoek naar jou!

 Wij bieden je de kans om je eigen vrijheid te creëren! APTO is op zoek naar een architect met passie voor maakbaarheid. Wij zoeken iemand die vanuit een concept een ontwerp verder kan brengen. Iemand die kan anticiperen op budget, planning en haalbaarheid en tegelijk het concept kan bewaken. Een topper in communicatie, een problem-solver en een team-player. Ontwerpen realiseren en vanuit maakbaarheid het onmogelijke mogelijk maken.

Denken vanuit de gebruiker en functionaliteit en zoeken naar meerwaarde voor de klant is key in deze rol.

 En dit is ook belangrijk voor ons:

  •  Schets skills
  • Een papiertje (relevante HBO/WO diploma in architectuur /bouw)
  • 5 jaar ervaring waarvan 2 jaar in een leidinggevende rol
  • Uitstekende kennis van bouwbesluit en praktijkervaring
  • Goede beheersing van Revit, Rhino en Adobe Suite
  • Ervaring met planning, offertes en budgettering
  • Woonachtig in Amsterdam of nabije omgeving is een pré

Graag ontvangen wij jouw CV en portfolio via hr@apto.nl . Door jouw sollicitatie te versturen ga je automatisch akkoord met het bewaren van jouw persoonlijke gegevens in de sollicitanten database van APTO. 

Acquisitie op basis van deze vacature wordt niet gewaardeerd

Apply


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